China vows to deepen maritime security ties with Pakistan

 China today pledged to deepen anti-terrorism, maritime security and military technology cooperation with Pakistan to further strengthen their all weather strategic ties.

Sri Lanka arrests France-bound woman over rebel links

A former Tamil rebel was arrested at Sri Lanka`s main international airport as she was returning to her home in France, along with her eight-year-old daughter who is a French national, police said Wednesday

Terror arrests sweep Europe after Belgium foils plot to kill police
Terror arrests sweep Europe after Belgium foils plot to kill police

French, German and Belgian police arrested more than two dozen suspects in anti-terrorism raids on Friday, as European authorities rushed to thwart more attacks by people with links to Islamic extremists in the Mideast.

Pakistan announces anti-terrorism action plan after school attack

Pakistan on Thursday said it will set up military courts for terror-related cases, as part of an ambitious anti-terrorism plan following a deadly Taliban school attack that killed 150 people.

Court acquits suspect in Daniel Pearl murder case

One of the suspects in the al-Qaeda backed 2002 kidnapping and murder of US journalist Daniel Pearl in Pakistan, was acquitted on Friday by an anti-terrorism court, citing lack of evidence, a lawyer said.

Uganda carrying out anti-terrorism operation: US embassy

Ugandan security forces are carrying out an operation against a "suspected terrorist cell" in the capital Kampala, the US embassy warned on Saturday.

Pak court requested to hold Mumbai attacks trial by video-link

Prosecution lawyers on Wednesday filed an application in a Pakistani anti-terrorism court requesting it to conduct the trial of?the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case through video-link.

Sisi urges anti-terrorism coordination on Algeria visit

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called for coordinated efforts to fight "terrorism" during a visit to Algiers on Wednesday, his first trip abroad since his election in May.

Sharif chairs high-level security meeting

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday presided over a high-level meeting to review security situation in tribal areas and Balochistan province after a powerful faction of the Taliban revoked a peace deal with the government.

US to start USD 5 bn anti-terrorism partnership fund: Kerry

The US would start a USD 5 billion anti-terrorism partnership fund, which will be used to help train other countries to take on rising extremism, Secretary of State John Kerry said today.

Pro-Russians call east Ukraine region independent

Pro-Russian separatists who seized a provincial building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk proclaimed the region independent on Monday, an ominous echo of events prior to Russia`s annexation of Crimea.

Anti-terror court summons Musharraf on March 7

Beleaguered former military ruler Pervez Musharraf was today directed by a Pakistani anti-terrorism to appear personally on March 7 in connection with a case over the detention of judges in 2007.

New anti-terror force needed in Pakistan: PM Sharif

Emphasising that his government is firm on establishing its writ, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said a new anti-terrorism force is needed to confront target killers and extortionists.

China sets up anti-terrorism team to deal with Xinjiang unrest

China has set up a national anti-terrorism team specially in the restive Uyghur Muslim-inhabited Xinjiang province, where reports said 23 people were recently shot dead by police.

China, Pakistan to hold joint air exercise

The Chinese and Pakistani air forces will hold a joint exercise next week in a region bordering Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Pakistan court rejects plea against Musharraf`s assets confiscation

A Pakistani anti-terrorism court Saturday rejected an application against the confiscation of former president Pervez Musharraf`s property and freezing of his bank accounts.

Fight against terror must co-exist with federalism: Jaitley

Amid stiff opposition from Opposition-ruled states to NCTC, BJP said fight against terror must co-exist with federalism and it was meaningless to debate "imaginary federalism versus terrorism" issue.

China to deepen anti-terrorism cooperation with Pakistan

China said it will deepen its anti-terrorism cooperation with Pakistan as it firmly backed its `all weather ally` which is struggling to manage its diplomatic row with the US following the killing of Osama by American forces.

Pak anti-terrorism court gives prosecutors a week on Musharraf

A Pakistani anti-terrorism
court on Saturday gave prosecutors a week to serve an arrest warrant
on former President Pervez Musharraf in connection with a case
related to the assassination of ex-premier Benazir Bhutto.

Pak court acquits 6 charged for suicide attacks

The six men were arrested for alleged links to two suicide attacks in 2007.